Millennials and investors are not hungry for Blue Apron

Blue Apron aims to save you time on grocery shopping by delivering meal-kits to your doorsteps. But young people already have too much on their plates, often juggling school, full-time jobs, and social lives. For many the best dinner is one that's already cooked. Blue...

How to Protect Your Child’s Identity, Before the Next Breach

In an age when social media and online transactions are king, security breaches have become the norm. Since the Equifax breach, approximately 145.5 million U.S. consumers’ identities have been put at risk — but what does this mean for individuals under the age of 18?...

The​ ​iPhone​ ​8​ ​May​ ​Have​ ​Taken​ ​a​ ​Chunk​ ​Out​ ​of​ ​Apple’s​ ​Earnings

The release of Apple’s redesigned, ultra-expensive iPhone X later this week has investors salivating, but lackluster sales of the new iPhone 8 could put a damper on the tech giant’s quarterly earnings. Apple is expected to report its fourth-quarter earnings for fiscal...

Here’s What to Expect from AMC Networks Inc. Third-Quarter Earnings Report

On Thursday, AMC Networks Inc. [Nasdaq: AMCX] will release its third-quarter results where it is expected to show marginal gains in revenues, as affiliate fees drive up revenue. Third-quarter revenues for the company is expected to hit $658 million, according to a...

Becoming a Business Could Save You Money Under the Republican Tax Plan. Here’s How.

If you want to save big under Donald Trump’s new tax plan, you might be wise to abide by the words of Jay-Z, who once rapped: “I’m not a businessman, I’m a business, man.” President Trump and Republicans in Congress have a new plan to reduce taxes. Some of the biggest...

Facebook Expected to Post Strong Q3 Results Bolstered by Video, Mobile Ads

Facebook is expected to release its third-quarter earnings Wednesday after market close. The consensus forecast for this quarter’s earnings is $1.28 per share, according to Bloomberg analysts, compared to $0.82 last year in the same quarter. The revenue consensus came...

What to watch for in Blue Apron’s third-quarter earnings

Blue Apron, a meal-kit delivery company, has been struggling on the market with its stock plunging 48 percent since its initial public offering in June. Growing competition from Amazon and European rival HelloFresh made matters worse, pushing Blue Apron to announce...

Coca-Cola beats estimates after healthy drinks push pays off

The Coca-Cola Company beat Wall Street expectations as a focus on new health-conscious products helped boost its top-line growth. The company is facing a shift in consumer trends as more people move away from core Coca-Cola products and toward alternative beverages in...

Consensus on Amazon is another quarter of low profits

Amazon is expected to post falling profits for the third-quarter on Thursday as it continues to invest in new services and technology such as Business Prime Shipping and Amazon Key. Earnings per share expectations are at 3 cents. That's a 94 percent decline from the...

Are You Still Watching Netflix’s US Subscriber Growth?

Netflix’s stock soared on Monday Oct. 16, 2017, when the company beat analyst subscriber growth expectations. But that stock-driving metric has two factors, and one of them is flattening out just short of its goal. Netflix added net 5.3 million subscribers in the...
New tech IPOs just got worse. Here’s why.

New tech IPOs just got worse. Here’s why.

Since the messaging service Snap went public in March 2017, its stock price has declined by 78 percent. The story is even worse for Blue Apron, the meal-kit startup, whose shares have plunged 46 percent since its IPO in June. Even though the stock of Roku, a streaming...

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Amazon’s Key to Growth Is in the Warehouse

Amazon’s Key to Growth Is in the Warehouse

As Amazon’s stock price continues to rise, so does its footprint. The company is on a multi-year spree of new warehouses that will help deliver more items to more customers faster. The company currently is on track to break 100 million square feet of warehouse space...

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Weaker Dollar Pushes Boeing Stocks Higher

Weaker Dollar Pushes Boeing Stocks Higher

Boeing shares could soon soar even higher on a weaker US dollar. The airline behemoth has been pushing into sky-high territory with earnings through the roof for most of the year. Boeing shares have risen 56 percent since the beginning of the year, and it just hit an...

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Tesla’s Model 3 Backlog Shows Great Promise

Tesla’s Model 3 Backlog Shows Great Promise

As the saying goes, a rising tide does lift all boats, and Telsa Inc. is navigating the waters. The automaker is finding that its new top-rated automobile the Model 3 sedan’s order backlog indicates promise of increased funds for the company's capital expenditures. A...

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Netflix Needs Its International Boost

Netflix Needs Its International Boost

To compete with emerging and existing streaming services, Netflix is spending billions of dollars on original content, and it’s depending on international subscribers to fund it. The streaming company is working with a $6 billion content budget for 2017. Rival...

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